Sunday, June 17, 2012
1991 L.A. police beating victim Rodney King found dead
Reuters: LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Rodney King, who came to symbolize racial tensions in the United States after his 1991 beating at the hands of police led to deadly riots in Los Angeles a year later, was found dead in a swimming pool on Sunday in Rialto, California, police said. He was 47.... Sign in
to see full entry.